900,000 UK boaters set to be hit by post-brexit travel rules, RYA survey finds

900,000 UK boaters set to be hit by post-brexit travel rules, RYA survey finds

A new survey by the Royal Yachting Association has revealed the staggering number of UK boaters who are set to have their freedom to travel in the Schengen Area restricted after the Brexit transition period. RYA calls on Government to seek reciprocal visa arrangements in EU negotiations. Almost 900,000 UK boaters are due to be…

Phase 1 of Buckler's Hard Yacht Harbour redevelopment project completed in time for mid-summer

Phase 1 of Buckler’s Hard Yacht Harbour redevelopment project completed in time for mid-summer

Walcon Marine has completed the first of two phases that will see the Buckler’s Hard Yacht Harbour on the iconic Beaulieu River undergo a redevelopment programme. This is being achieved by a complete rebuild of the marina and the adding of increased capacity via extensions to all six piers and creating increased walk ashore berthing.…

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Budget 2020 – Chancellor announces consultation to remove red diesel entitlement

In yesterday’s Spring Budget announcement, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has shared plans to review the current use of red diesel. The government is set to consult with red diesel users to determine whether continued access to the fuel is justifiable. The consultation will be conducted with a view to remove the entitlement to red diesel use,…

The Shakespeare® Marine team receive their Innovation Award at the Maritime UK Awards 2019.

Shakespeare Marine wins Innovation Award at the Maritime UK Awards 2019

World leader in marine antenna design, Shakespeare Marine, is delighted to announce its success at last night’s inaugural Maritime UK Awards (19 September 2019), scooping the Innovation Award for its highly acclaimed GALAXY-INFL8.  The Maritime UK Awards were launched this year to celebrate the thriving marine industry, with any financial surplus generated going back into…

Karpaz Gate Marina in North Cyprus is offering special deals to visitors to its Stand J150 at Southampton International Boat Show

Karpaz Gate Marina Announces Exclusive Southampton Boat Show Offers

Southampton International Boat Show 2019, 13th – 22nd September, Which Marina Stand J150 Karpaz Gate Marina in North Cyprus has announced its exclusive boat show offers for visitors to its Stand J150 at Southampton International Boat Show. Showcasing its outstanding focus on flexible berthing for clients and its extensive on-site technical facilities, the Five Gold Anchor-rated…